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Caparol 2463 / #68b8dc Hex Color Code

#68b8dc Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #68b8dc is a medium light shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #68b8dc is comprised of 40.78% red, 72.16% green and 86.27% blue. In the HSL color space #68b8dc has a hue of 199° (degrees), 62% saturation and 64% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 483.18 nm.

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#68b8dc linear gradient to complementary #d29972

  1. #68b8dc
  2. #86b3ca
  3. #9caeb8
  4. #ada9a7
  5. #bba495
  6. #c79e84
  7. #d29972

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #4297b9
  2. #4fa2c5
  3. #5cadd0
  4. #68b8dc
  5. #74c3e8
  6. #80cff4
  7. #8cdbff

Tones

  1. #68b8dc
  2. #76b4d2
  3. #82b1c8
  4. #8badbf
  5. #94a9b5
  6. #9ba6ac
  7. #a2a2a2

Tints and Shades

#68b8dc to White

  1. #68b8dc
  2. #85c4e2
  3. #a0cfe8
  4. #b9dbee
  5. #d1e7f3
  6. #e8f3f9
  7. #ffffff

#68b8dc to Black

  1. #68b8dc
  2. #5797b4
  3. #47778d
  4. #375868
  5. #273b45
  6. #182025
  7. #000000

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      ΔE = 0.828
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  2. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 30-d2
      #68bbe0
      ΔE = 1.053
    2. 30-d3
      #62b1d6
      ΔE = 2.535
  3. Peintures MF

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      #62bbe0
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  6. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Blue Note / 86BG 43/321
      #68b8d8
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      #6db4d7
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  8. General Paint

    1. ★ Firth / CL 2235M
      #68bbe3
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    1. ★ CAS515
      #72b4d2
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      ΔE = 2.587
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      #5cbce0
      ΔE = 2.121
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    1. ★ T2001-1
      #61b9d9
      ΔE = 2.219
    2. ★ T2014-3
      #78b5d6
      ΔE = 2.243
  16. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Icelandic 26-9
      #73b5da
      ΔE = 2.239
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    1. ★ S 1040-B
      #5eb3db
      ΔE = 2.248
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      #70b8e0
      ΔE = 2.289
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    1. Cascade Blue
      #7bb8d9
      ΔE = 2.326
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    1. Blue Curacao / 7360
      #7bb8d9
      ΔE = 2.326
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    1. Cascade Blue / 7360
      #7bb8d9
      ΔE = 2.326
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      #7bb8d9
      ΔE = 2.326
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      #58b5d8
      ΔE = 2.351
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      #66bcda
      ΔE = 2.961
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    1. Leigh / T12 43.E2
      #73b8d4
      ΔE = 2.388
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      ΔE = 2.912
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    1. 298
      #57b5e0
      ΔE = 2.452
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      #6eb5dd
      ΔE = 2.477
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    1. S4.26.64
      #78b5d8
      ΔE = 2.517
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#68b8dc HTML / CSS Code Examples

#68b8dc foreground

The holy grail is to spend less time making the picture than it takes people to look at it.

Banksy
<p style="color: #68b8dc">…</p>

#68b8dc background

Love always brings difficulties, that is true, but the good side of it is that it gives energy.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #68b8dc">…</p>

#68b8dc shadow

Art is never finished, only abandoned.

Leonardo Da Vinci
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #68b8dc">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6863068
Binary
01101000, 10111000, 11011100
Hexadecimal
#68b8dc
Closest short hex
#6bd ΔE = 1.501
RGB
rgb(104, 184, 220)
RGBA
rgba(104, 184, 220, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.205, g: 0.362, b: 0.433
RYB
red: 0.408%, yellow: 0.594%, blue: 0.863%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9914148 / 0xff68b8dc
HSL
hsl(199, 62%, 64%)
HSLA
hsla(199, 62%%, 64%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 199° (198.621), saturation: 53% (0.527), value: 86% (0.863)
HSP
hue: 198.621, saturation: 52.727%, perceived brightness: 66.349%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 227.642, S: 70.243, L: 71.138
Cubehelix
H: -167.745, S: 0.722, L: 0.643
TSL
T: -1.871, S: 0.177, L: 0.644
CMYK
cyan: 53% (0.527), magenta: 16% (0.164), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 14% (0.137)
CMY
cyan: 59% (0.592), magenta: 28% (0.278), yellow: 14% (0.137)
XYZ
X: 35.763, Y: 42.388, Z: 73.993
xyY
x: 0.235, y: 0.279, Y: 42.388
CIELab
L: 71.138, a: -14.627, b: -25.598
CIELuv
L: 71.138, u: -34.911, v: -38.288
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 71.138, C: 29.482, H: 240.257
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 71.138, C: 51.814, H: 227.642
Hunter-Lab
L: 65.106, a: -15.886, b: -21.809
CIECAM02
J: 61.079, C: 42.620, h: 228.035, Q: 153.977, M: 37.270, s: 49.199, H: 288.964
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.172, jaune: -4.313, green: 3.802
LMS
L: 32.400, M: 47.243, S: 73.449
YCbCr
Y: 157.024, Cb: 155.644, Cr: 90.324
YCgCo
Y: 173.000, Cg: 11.000, Co: -3.000
YDbDr
Y: 164.184, Db: 83.988, Dr: 114.452
YPbPr
Y: 169.552, Pb: 27.200, Pr: -41.656
xvYCC
Y: 161.615, Cb: 151.893, Cr: 91.408
YIQ
Y: 164.184, I: -59.223, Q: -5.716
YUV
Y: 164.184, U: 27.468, V: -52.800
Munsell Color System
10B 7/8 ΔE = 4.287
Brand Color
Engadget ΔE = 4.992

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